Austin An exuberant nightlife, year-round festivals, and thousands of U. undergrads make the state capital a haven for art and tech lovers alike.8.
Portland, ORAn emphasis on free-thinking makes it a place where even aging hippies can find love.12.
Columbus, OHThe scene is dominated by Ohio State, and available Buckeyes are out every night at the bars on Park Street.13.
Memphis You're more likely to find a good BBQ joint here than a guy with washboard abs.30.
Las Vegas All those wedding chapels must be for out-of-towners -- for singles unfortunate enough to live in Sin City, good luck getting hitched.31.
Baltimore At its heart, "Bawlamer" is still a working-class enclave, where hardy men have lingered to work in manufacturing and shipping.16.